Reading With Your Child

Reading with your child should be one of life’s most enjoyable experiences – but for some, things go wrong early on and it is hard to get things back on track. In an ideal world, reading with your child will start as early as possible. Long before the child can …

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Coping With Faddy Children

Children can be naturally faddy eaters but how can you cope with it? Faddy Babies Certainly, children seem to be born with a pre-disposition as to whether they are ‘good’ eaters or not. Even casual observation will note some babies guzzling milk down with gusto and seeking regular comfort in …

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Living With an Obsessive Compulsive Child: Case Study

Kids Behaviour spoke to a mother whose child suffers from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Wishing to protect her identity, here is what she told us: Living with an obsessive compulsive child is an interesting experience – sometimes funny, sometimes frustrating, sometimes exhausting – but never dull. What is Obsessive Compulsive Disorder? …

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When Children Resist Doing Homework

However fondly we might look back on our own schooldays, all of us surely remember the groans of despair when given homework, particularly if issued on a Friday afternoon, to be in for Monday morning. Some of us might even remember the excuses, arguments and tantrums at home which went …

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